LIVERPOOL WANT TO SIGN PLAYER WHO 'PLAYS LIKE STURRIDGE'

According to Daily Mail, Watford striker Joao Pedro has caught the attention of Premier League giants, Liverpool, ahead of the 2022 summer transfer window. The Reds are coming off an excellent season that saw them do the domestic cup double of the FA Cup and the Carabao Cup. They fell agonisingly short in the Premier League title race and suffered a heartbreaking loss to Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final.

NOTTINGHAM FOREST OWNED 30-YEAR-OLD STARS ON LOAN

Carl Jenkinson was a signing formed part of the scattergun transfer approach adopted by Ioannis Vrentzos at Nottingham Forest. He joined the clubs in 2019 from Arsenal where he had spent 11 years and earned himself a solitary England cap. In January, the right-back departed the City Ground after struggling to make an impact on the first team at the club.

He joined Melbourne City on loan, with the defender likely to sign for the club permanently during the summer. Jenkinson will be out of contract on Trentside when the summer comes around and his future at Forest looks bleak. His form at Melbourne has been pretty good though and remarkably he’s managed to stay injury-free.

PERTH GLORY: STURRIDGE SUFFERS THIRD SETBACK

English striker Daniel Sturridge made a big decision when he signed for Perth Glory in the Australian top flight last year October on the back of almost two years without a club. Ideally, Daniel Sturridge would have loved to stay in Europe, but he decided to move to Australia in his bid to start playing professional football once again. Some weeks before the Perth Glory transfer, rumours of a transfer to Real Mallorca in the Spanish La Liga heightened for Daniel Sturridge when he was pictured in training with the team. In the end, the striker was forced to continue his search for a new club after Mallorca failed to sign him.

STURRIDGE TIPS NEW LIVERPOOL STAR TO SHINE

New Liverpool signing Luis Diaz has continued to be topped to shine at Anfield by former and present Reds players following his move from FC Porto in the January winter transfer window. He has since been lauded by former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge, who has also praised the transfer chiefs at Anfield for the January signing.
Diaz had been pursued by both Liverpool and Tottenham in the months leading up to the winter transfer window. Tottenham held talks with Porto over the left winger’s capture but Jurgen Klopp’s side marched in to win the race. The Reds confirmed his signing on January 30 in a deal worth an initial £37.5million. It could rise to £50m if certain bonuses are met.

STURRIDGE PRAISES LIVERPOOL HIERARCHY ON DIAZ

Perth Glory FC of Australia striker Daniel Sturridge has commended the Liverpool hierarchy over the signing of Colombian attacker Luis Diaz from Portuguese club FC Porto last month. Daniel Sturridge took to his official Twitter account to appreciate senior Liverpool officials for pulling off the Diaz transfer amidst the interest from fellow Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur. Sturridge specially mentioned Liverpool officials Julian Ward and Mike Gordon for the work they did to sign the Colombian international.

Merseyside giants Liverpool initially planned to sign €60m-rated Diaz in the summer, but they had to move it forward following the interest of Spurs. In the end, Liverpool signed him for an initial fee of €45mplus €15m in add-ons to take the total transfer towards the €60m mark.

STURRIDGE REMINISCES ON STUNNING STRIKE

Perth Glory striker Daniel Sturridge went down memory lane as he remembered his stunning strike during the Premier League clash with former club Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the colours of Liverpool. Daniel Sturridge took to his official Twitter handle to reminisce on the goal just before his former teams met at the same venue earlier this month.

Liverpool players have scored sensational goals against Chelsea in the Premier League over the years and the one produced by England striker Daniel Sturridge was the best of the lot. Other players such as Mohamed Salah and club skipper Jordan Henderson have scored very good goals against Chelsea in the league over the past few years.

STURRIDGE LEFT FRUSTRATED AFTER PERTH BLOW

England striker Daniel Sturridge has been left frustrated after his Perth Glory side were dealt a big blow in relation to Covid-19. Daniel Sturridge has had to wait longer for his first start in the colours of his new Australian A-league club after him and his teammates were forced to isolate for two weeks.

An unnamed Perth Glory player tested positive for Covid-19 and that prompted officials to tell Daniel Sturridge and the rest of the squad to quarantine for two weeks in a hotel. To this effect, the games involving Perth Glory were suspended.

STURRIDGE MISSES GAME FOR BIZARRE REASON

Englishman Daniel Sturridge recently signed for Perth Glory inthe Australian A-League. He had been without a club for almost two years before the Australian top flight side snapped him up last month.

In a strangesituation, it has now emerged that Daniel Sturridge opted not to play for Perth Glory last weekend on the back of a four-hour flight. The Ex-Manchester City, West Brom and Bolton Wanderers was on course to make his second appearance for Perth since signing for the club before the bizarre reason for not playing came up.

Perth Glory owner Tony Sage said that Daniel Sturridge didn't want to play as he isn't used to four-hour flights. Perth fans were disappointed with Sturridge when the news broke.

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